Dr Phil Smith
Research Methods, Contemporary Issues.
Phil has enjoyed an extensive career in consumer environments, which includes over 35 years’ experience of holding key management roles for household name retailers such as Asda and B&Q. He has held major positions to Managing Director level in international businesses such as Dutch owned SHV-Makro and French conglomerate Saint-Gobain. He is recognised by his peers and appears on Vend’s 2018 list of top 100 global retail influencers.
A senior business practitioner who possesses a Doctorate in Business Administration; he has crystallised his extensive practitioner experience and proven academic know-how within undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervisory roles at the University of Chester.